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    Updated on Jul 29, 2020. Posted on Jul 29, 2020

    Vanessa Morgan's Husband Michael Kopech Filed For Divorce One Month After She Found Out She Was Pregnant

    Vanessa and Michael wed in January.

    Just five months after their wedding, Chicago White Sox pitcher Michael Kopech filed for divorce from Riverdale star Vanessa Morgan.

    Vanessa Morgan and Michael Kopech together on the red carpet.
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    According to the Chicago Tribune, Michael filed on June 19 in his Texas hometown.

    Vanessa and Michael tied the knot on January 4 at the Historic Walton House in Miami, Florida.

    The divorce news broke just a few days after Vanessa revealed on July 24 that she's pregnant with a baby boy.

    Vanessa discovered she was pregnant in May. This will be their first child together.

    Vanessa Morgan / Instagram Stories

    Despite the joyous reveal, there was some negativity in the comments — but Vanessa's best friend and Riverdale co-star, Madelaine Petsch, stepped right in to defend her.

    Vanessa Morgan / Instagram

    Madelaine was also one of Vanessa's bridesmaids.

    Michael and Vanessa's son is due January 2021. Neither have spoken publicly about their pending divorce.

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